What were you doing in 1995? Most people don’t remember, but thanks to this video, we see how a group of kids accurately predict the future of the internet – the world wide web launched just four years earlier in 1991. Continue reading for the video and more information.
Remember too that in 1995 Internet connections were really slow. A 28.8 Kbit/s modem was considered a smoking fast connection, but that’s about 1,000 times slower than a decent connection today. This meant that the Web was almost entirely made up of simple, slowly loading pages with still pictures. Video and audio would have to wait until things got much faster.